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2023 Changes to Real Estate Legislation in BC

Posted on Apr 22, 2023

By now you may have heard of the numerous changes that have taken place in legislation pertaining to residential real estate in British Columbia. It can all be a bit overwhelming so I thought it would be a good idea to summarize these changes for those who are not aware of these new laws. 

New Home Buyer Rescission Period

As of the beginning of Janua...

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REALTORS® Answer the Most Googled Real Estate Questions

Posted on Jan 31, 2023

Ever wonder what the most asked questions to real estate agents are? Wonder no more...this blog my Merisa Gomez-Adams puts the questions to experts who will take the mystery out of some of the most commonly asked questions from buyers and sellers. 

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The New BC Homebuyer's Rescission Period

Posted on Jan 26, 2023

The British Columbian government created the Home Buyer’s Rescission Period (HBRP), also referred to as the "cooling-off period," as a customer safety mechanism to give homebuyers time to think about whether or not a residential real estate transaction is appropriate for them. The new law took effect on January 3, 2023, and was put in place by the...

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Nobody Has a Crystal Ball

Posted on Dec 20, 2022

No doubt you’re aware that the general narrative around the state of the economy is pessimistic at best.  With rising interest rates, inflation, supply chain issues and a cooling off in the house market, it’s a lot to digest. So, what does it all mean?  The simple answer is it depends on who you ask.  

With another 50 basis point hike today, taking the...

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Winterizing Your Garage for All-Season Use

Posted on Dec 15, 2022

By now, most of us have experienced some snowfall and freezing temperatures. Have you winterized your garage? Check out this post by Alicia Hearns to see what is recommended to prepare your car house for this year's chills.

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Canadian Housing Affordability

Posted on Nov 29, 2022

It's a hot topic. Anyone who's bought or sold, or even just shopped around, knows that housing prices have been pricing out some potential buyers. Smaller communities, not just the metropolitan areas, have experienced inflated real estate prices. Low inventories and increasing demand create the perfect storm for soaring prices. While the Bank of Ca...

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